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AAMFT Membership


There are different AAMFT membership applications, depending on the training and experience of an applicant. Click on "read more" for a full description of each AAMFT membership category to help you determine the category that applies to you.

Member Benefits

We know that family therapy is effective and that family therapy works. We also believe that consumers should have access to mental health care, including the services of marriage and family therapists. That’s why we work hard to help you succeed in your practice by offering you professional education and practice building resources that you want, need, and deserve.

Why Join AAMFT?

AAMFT is the "Professional Home" and the premier resource for information on marriage and family therapy for family therapists around the world. Get access to family therapy resources, network with over 25,000 family therapists, and add your voice to advocacy efforts on the federal and state level.

Frequently Asked Questions

Question and Answers about membership with the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.

Become an Approved Supervisor

Join the ranks by becoming an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. AAMFT Approved Supervisors are dedicated professionals who have obtained the educational, experiential, and supervisory training required for the competent supervision of marriage and family therapists and trainees.    

Student Liability Insurance

Students, in the United States, enrolled in a graduate level MFT program receive free liability insurance included with their AAMFT Student Membership.

Understanding the Benefits of Marriage and Family Therapy

Find a Therapist

If you or someone you know is experiencing distress, therapy with a marriage and family therapist (MFT) can help.

Find an MFT

Call for Abstracts

AAMFT is now accepting proposals for the 2016 Annual Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. Submissions are due November 2, 2015.

Submit your abstract


Continuing education designed specifically for MFTs. Explore the 85 online courses offered and expand your knowledge on a variety of topics. Start your personalized online classroom and earn CE credits at your own pace.

Earn CEs